Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 2 Mar 2015 21:48:13 EST 1800 Newberry College secures adidas as official outfitter http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152072986/Newberry-College-secures-adidas-as-official-outfitter NEWBERRY — Newberry College has secured adidas as its official outfitter of the college's 19 varsity intercollegiate athletic programs through the 2018-19 academic year. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:05:52 EST Wolves clipped by Eagles to conclude regular season http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152113046/Wolves-clipped-by-Eagles-to-conclude-regular-season JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. — A 7-0 run over the final 2:31 doomed Newberry on Saturday afternoon as they fell to Carson-Newman 89-82 inside the Holt Fieldhouse. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:50:56 EST Newberry enters NCAA Regional Rankings http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152073106/Newberry-enters-NCAA-Regional-Rankings NEWBERRY — Following two victories the previous game week, the Newberry Wolves men's basketball team enters the most recent regional ranking at No. 10. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 14:05:52 EST Newberry jumps to No. 6 in Regional Poll http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152073057/Newberry-jumps-to-No.-6-in-Regional-Poll NEWBERRY — The Newberry College Wolves have jumped three spots from last week in the NCAA Division II Women's Basketball Southeast Regional Rankings. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14:05:51 EST Wolves grapplers end regular season tied for 15th http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152072806/Wolves-grapplers-end-regular-season-tied-for-15th NEWBERRY — The Newberry College wrestling team came in tied for 15th place in the final national coaches' poll of the regular season, a drop of two spots from the previous ranking. 197-pounder Huston Evans (Springfield, Ohio) remains in... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 13:55:52 EST Wolves drop game to Tampa, 17-7 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152003604/Wolves-drop-game-to-Tampa-17-7 NEWBERRY — The Newberry College women's lacrosse team fell to the visiting Tampa University Spartans on Sunday, 17-7. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:10:51 EST Wolves tame Lincoln Lions, ready for weekend tripleheader http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152072870/Wolves-tame-Lincoln-Lions-ready-for-weekend-tripleheader NEWBERRY — The Newberry Wolves improved to 8-4 on the season after taking an 11-1 victory over the Lincoln (Pa.) Lions on a cold and dreary afternoon at the Smith Road Complex. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:00:51 EST Reddick survives wild scramble to win Daytona truck race http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152007973/Reddick-survives-wild-scramble-to-win-Daytona-truck-race DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. —As trucks fanned out four-wide behind him, Tyler Reddick took the first checkered flag of his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series career in Friday night's NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:25:56 EST Reed gets first XFINITY win at Daytona http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152007894/Reed-gets-first-XFINITY-win-at-Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — With a spectacular last-lap move to the inside, not to mention a timely shove from Roush Fenway Raceway teammate Chris Buescher, Ryan Reed stormed to his first NASCAR XFINITY Series victory in Saturday's Alert Today... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:25:53 EST Wolves cancel golf team trip to Daytona http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152072932/Wolves-cancel-golf-team-trip-to-Daytona NEWBERRY — The Newberry College men's golf team will not take part in the Gary Freeman Spring Invitational hosted by Bethune-Cookman this weekend.The announcement was made by golf coach Howard Vroon. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:25:52 EST NHS girls punch ticket to championship game http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152049506/NHS-girls-punch-ticket-to-championship-game NEWBERRY — The Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs won their 14th consecutive game Tuesday night as they punched their tickets to the upper-state championship game with a 66-36 victory over Indian Land. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:25:51 EST Wolves take loss to Rollins to close Savannah trip http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152004153/Wolves-take-loss-to-Rollins-to-close-Savannah-trip SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Newberry Wolves responded from a rough day in the first day of the Pirate Softball Classic III with an early lead, but a late-inning comeback by the Rollins Tars handed Newberry a 4-3 loss. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:25:51 EST Creed named SAC AstroTurf Player of the Week http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152004031/Creed-named-SAC-AstroTurf-Player-of-the-Week NEWBERRY — The South Atlantic Conference announced that Newberry's Samantha Creed was named the AstroTurf Women's Basketball Player of the Week. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:20:51 EST Logano caps spectacular race with Daytona 500 victory http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152007676/Logano-caps-spectacular-race-with-Daytona-500-victory DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The record will reflect that Joey Logano won Sunday's 57th Daytona 500 under caution, when a multicar wreck on the backstretch forced NASCAR to wave the yellow flag as Logano led the field into the final corner on the... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:25:55 EST Kurt Busch loses final appeal of indefinite suspension http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/152007793/Kurt-Busch-loses-final-appeal-of-indefinite-suspension DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Kurt Busch's final attempt to win reinstatement failed Saturday night, when NASCAR's final appeals officer, Bryan Moss, upheld Busch's indefinite suspension from all NASCAR activities. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:25:52 EST Holmes earns SAC Player of the Week honors http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/152004075/Holmes-earns-SAC-Player-of-the-Week-honors NEWBERRY — Newberry College's Xavier Holmes has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Men's Basketball Player of the Week during the games played February 16-22. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:20:52 EST Wolves open up at No. 9 in NCAA Regional Poll http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151985003/Wolves-open-up-at-No.-9-in-NCAA-Regional-Poll NEWBERRY — The Newberry College Wolves women's basketball team debuted at No. 9 in the NCAA Division II Women's Basketball Southeast Regional Rankings. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:45:55 EST Lady Bulldogs reach quarterfinals http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151984913/Lady-Bulldogs-reach-quarterfinals NEWBERRY — Only a victory Tuesday in the Scott Gym against Indian Land High School separates the Newberry High School Lady Bulldogs and a second straight trip to the AA upper state championship this Saturday in Greenville. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:35:51 EST Wolves beat Mars Hill on Senior Day, 72-63 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151989693/Wolves-beat-Mars-Hill-on-Senior-Day-72-63 NEWBERRY — The Newberry College women's basketball team locked up the No. 3 seed in the upcoming South Atlantic Conference tournament as they beat Mars Hill 72-63 on senior day. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:15:53 EST Wolves topple Lions on Senior Day, 79-70 http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/151989685/Wolves-topple-Lions-on-Senior-Day-79-70 NEWBERRY — Propelled by five scorers in double-figures, the Newberry College men's basketball defeated the Mars Hill Lions 79-70 inside Eleazer Arena on Saturday afternoon. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 09:15:51 EST